The Cunningham Family Histories Section
v2  8/27/09

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Adam Cunningham I
(son of ? Cunningham and ?)

Note: Most of the early generation information was gleaned from the resources at ancestry.com and most importantly, the book by
Betty Cunningham Newman
Adam, and 500 More Cunninghams of the Valeey of Virginia
c. 1734-c.1800 (See ref #2)

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Children of Adam Cunningham I
(See References)

Issue: Sex Born Birthplace Died Deathplace Married Date Children
Children of Adam Cunningham I
(b. 1713/14 in Scotland/Ireland?)  (d. 1797, Harrison, VA (Now Ritchie Co, WV)

and  Catherine ?  (b. ? Ireland)  (d. Abt 1792 )
married Bef 1730 ?
Adam II

M Abt 1730 Ireland? Abt 1797 Harrison Co, VA
(now  Ritchie Co, WV) (Aft 1843)

harrison co
Harrison Co. today

harrison co
Ritchie Co. today
Rachel Morgan
b. 1746
     Fairfax, VA
d. 1841
     Harrison Co, VA
      (now  Ritchie Co,
       WV)
(Aft 1843)
Bef 1765
Anna
1765 – 1825
 
Rebecca
1773 –
 
Elijah Morgan
1776 –
 
Drusilla G
1776 –
 
Edward
1778 – 1851
 
Nancy
1784 – 1877
 
Adam III
1793 – 1857

Ephriam
M Abt 1732 Ireland? Abt 1827 VA Elizabeth ?
b.
d.

VA
?
Joseph M Abt 1736 Ireland? Abt 1831 Harrison Co, VA
(now  Ritchie Co, WV) (Aft 1843)

 ?
b.
d.
? ?
William M Abt 1738 Ireland? Abt 1833 Harrison Co, VA
(now  Ritchie Co, WV) (Aft 1843)
Aseneth Moore
b. 1738
     Dublin, Ireland
d. 1837


? ?
John M Abt 1744 VA Abt 1782 ? Ann Tapp
b. 1732?
     Culpepper, VA
d. 23 Apr 1789?
    Spotslvlania, VA

father: William
mother: Christian


Bef 1764
William
b. 24 Jul 1764
  Shenandoah, VA
d. 31 Dec 1862
    Cornwallis,
    Ritchie, WV
  burial:
    Pioneer Cemetery
    Harrisville
    Ritchie Co., WV
     (FindAGrave)

m. Susanna Barbara
     Handyshel
     b. 1794
     d.  1843
     (FIndAGrave)

children:
  - Nancy
    1789 –
 
  - Elijah
    1792 – 1868
 
  - Phoebe
    b. 22 May 1794
    d. 11 Jun 1871
        (FIndAGrave)
    m. Jesse Coburn
        Lowther
         (FIndAGrave)
 
  -  Leah
    1796 –
 
  -   Lyda
    1798 – 1848
 
  -   James
    1800 –
 
  -   Elizabeth
    1802 –
 
  -   William Jr
    1803 –
 
  -   Susan
    1805 –
 
  -   John
    1807 –
 
  -   David
    1809 – 1809
 
  -   Barbara
    1811 – 1895
 
  -   Issac
    1813 – 1870
 
  -   Henry
    1817 –

Edward
M 1746
VA 7 May 1804
Harrison Co, VA


Sarah Price
b. 1749
     in Fairfax, VA
d. 24 Dec 1800
     in Harrison, VA

15 Jun 1770 
in Fairfax, VA
Joseph Injun Joe
1771 – 1831
 
Leah
1773 – 1862
 
Rachel Elizabeth
1776 – 1860
 
Benjamin C.

b. 1772-1777
d. 1809
 
William
1778 – 1862
 
Mary
1782 – 1882
 
Elizabeth
1784 – 1868
 
Adam
1787 – 1827
 
Thomas
1788 – 1851
 
Keturah Kittery Catura
1792 – 1869
 
Enoch M
1794 – 1869
 
Nancy
1797 –
 
Ann
1800 – 1885

Walter M Dec 1749
Frederick
(later
Shenandoah)
Co, VA

Abt
Mar 1834
Harrison Co, VA Hanna Leith
b. 1749
d. 30 Mar 1803
     Harrison Co, VA

father: George Leith
mother: Miriam


Bef 1779 Deborah
b. 23 May 1779
    Shenandoah Co, VA
d. ?
m. Jack Day
     b. ?
     d. ?

  on 13 Apr 1797
    Shenandoah Co, VA
 
Elizabeth
b. 16 May 1781
    Shenandoah Co, VA
d. ?

m1. Benjamin Webb
     b. ?
     d. ?

  on 24 Sep 103
    Shenandoah Co, VA
m2. John Broadhead

Adam
b. 12 May 1783
d. 8 Jun 1849
m. Ann Tetrich
     b.
     d. 20 Jul 1833
  on 8 Apr 1816
    Harrison Co, VA
 
Lydia
b. 7 Mar 1785
d. ?

Enos
b. 21 Mar 1789
d. ?
m. Eleanor Ellen Davis
     b. ?
     d. ?
  on 11 Oct 1818
    Harrison Co, VA

Walter
b. 15 Mar 1791
d. Bef 25 Nov 1814
   due to illnes from
   War of 1812

George
b. 10 Mar 1793
d. ?
m. Sarah May
     b. ?
     d. ?
  on 31 Mar 1818
    Harrison Co, VA

David
b. 11 Jul 1795
d. ?
m1. Sarah Randall
     b. ?
     d. ?
  on 8 Jul 1815
    Harrison Co, VA
m2. Hanah Jennet
     b. ?
     d. ?
m3. Rebecca Kelly
     b. ?
     d. ?


Martin
b. 7 Aug 1798
d.
3 Jun 1867
m1. Elizabeth Rogers
     Groom
     b. ?
     d. ?
  on 5 Jul 1832

Mary
b. 20 Aug 1802
d. ?

m1. Henry Gain
     b. ?
     d. ?
  on 12 Nov 1832

Abraham
b. 14 Nov 1806
d. 17 Sep 1886
   Richie Co, WV
m1. Ann Clevenger
     b. ?
     d. ?
  on 1 Jan 1840
    Harrison Co, VA
  children:
    Benjamin
     b. 1840
     d. 1910
     m. Louvenia A
          Mullenax


Rachel *
b. 26 Feb 1809
d. ?

m1. Alex Hacker
     b. ?
     d. ?

Ephraim *
b. 15 Oct 1810
d. ?

m1. Phebe Cunningham
     b. ?
     d. ?
  dau. of Adam
    Cunningham III

Nancy *
b. 12 Apr 1817
d. ?

m1. Levi Townsend
     b. ?
     d. ?

* Claimed by Marjorie
and Kenneth Blech
but not confirmed
by Betty Newman


Ann Randall
b. ?
d. ?


father:
  Abraham 
Randall
mother: ?

23 Dec 1804
?
Thomas M Abt 1754
or
earlier

VA 2 Jun 1826 Ritchie Co, VA

burial:
Cunningham Cemetery
Ritchie Co., WV
(FindAGrave)

Read about the how the
Harveys, Cunninghams
and Harberts interacted.

Read (below pension app)
about the attack on the
homes of Thomas and
Edward Cunningham
and how they,
their wives and children
fought and some died (*). 
** Also learn how Phebe
Cunningham was
captured by the indians.

Phoebe Phebe Tucker **
b. 1761
    England
d. 1845
     Freed,
     Calhoun, WV

Burial:
Shimer Cemetery
Calhoun Co., WV

(FindAGrave)

Apr 1776
 Jonathan R
 – 1851
 
Henry
1781 – 1785 *
 
Lydia
1782 – 1785 *
 
Walter
1783 – 1785 *
 
Thomas
1784 – 1785 *

 
William
b. 7 Feb 1789
d. 1840
   Hornor, Licking, OH
m. Rebecca Johnson
     in 1821 Ritchie, VA
     b. 1800
     d. ?
   children:

      Wilson Benjamin
          1822 – 1887

      James R
          1824 – 1884

      Hiram M
          1827 – 1889

      George William
          1829 –

      Clarinda
          1833 –

      Johnson
          1835 –

      Mary Jane
          1839 – 1852
 
John
b. 1792
d. 1851
m. Elizabeth ?
     b. 1791
     d. 1857
   children

      Robert Cunningham
          1827 –

      J R Cunningham
          1831 –

      Martha Cunningham
          1836 –
 
Rachel
b. 1794
d. 15 Dec 1882
    Freed, Calhoun, WV
m. Isaac S Collins
  children:

   - Phoebe A
      b. 1813
      d. ?
      m.


   - Hannah
      b. 1815
      d. 1900
      m. Isaac Smith

 
   - James Hezekiah
      b. 1817
      d. 1903
      m.
 
   - Felix
      b. 1820
      d. 1882
      m.
 
   - Leah
      b. 1822
      d. 1903
      m.
 
   - Barbara
      b. 1831
      d. 1892
      m.

Phebe
b. 10 Aug 1795
d. 2 Jul 1871
    Ritchie, WV
    (FindAGrave)
m. James Hardman
     b. 1794
     d. 1874
    Ritchie, WV
    (FindAGrave)

 
children:

   - Leah
     1820 – 1902
 
   - George  Hardman
     1825 – 1890
 
   - Asbury Poole
     1827 – 1903

Sira Leah
b. 1793-6
d. 13 Aug 1874
     (FIndAGrave)
m. Benjamin B. Hardman
      b. 1797
      d. 7 Sep 1865
          (FIndAGrave)

   children:

   - Rebecca
     1820 – 1908
 
   - Phebe Catherine
     1824 – 1875
      m. Philip J Frederick
      (ref)

   - Thomas
      1824 – 1904
      m Sarah Fling
      (ref)
 
   - William
      1825 – 1912
 
   - Emily Grace
      828 – 1920
 
   - Joseph Fennel
      1833 – 1898
      (FIndAGrave)
 
   - Sarah
      1833 –
 
   - Mary Leah
      1835 – 1878
 
   - Nathaniel H.
      1837 – 1884
      (FIndAGrave)
 
   - Hannah
      1837 –
 
   - Caroline V
      1839 –
 
   - Benjamin
      1840 –
 
Barbara
1797 –
 
Richard Benjamin
b. 1800
d. 24 Apr 1853
m.  Hannah Riddle
  children:
   - W M
 
   - Eli R
      b. 1828
      d. 1907
     (FindAGrave)
 
   - Nancy Hila
      1828 – 1908
 
   - Rachel
      1830 – 1896
 
   - Temperance
      1832 –
 
   - John R
      1833 – 1916
 
   - Hannah Elizabeth
      1838 – 1909
 
   - William W
      1839 – 1900

 
Eva
1800 – 1853?




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Children of Edward Cunningham
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Issue: Sex Born Birthplace Died Deathplace Married Date Children
Children of Edward Cunningham (ref)
(b. 1746 in VA probably)

 (d. 7 May 1804 Harrison Co, VA (now Ritchie Co, WV))
and  Sarah Price (b. Abt. 1749 in Fairfax Co. VA) (ref)
(d. 24 Dec 1800, Harrison Co, VA (now Ritchie Co, WV))
married 15 Jun 1770 in Fairfax Co., VA.

Read (6th paragraph) about the indian attack on Fort Harbert in 1778 where Thomas Harbert and Edward Cunningham,
their wives and children  fought and some died (Thomas).

Read (below pension app) about the attack on the homes of Thomas and Edward Cunningham and how they,
their wives and children fought and some died.  Also learn how Phebe Cunningham was captured by the indians.

Read about the how the Harveys, Cunninghams and Harberts interacted.

Joseph
Injun Joe

Read (pg68,
last para)
about  Joseph
who was
captured by
indians &
lived with
them over
15 years.

M
Abt 1771
Harrison Co, VA
Abt 1831 Bingamon Creek, Harrison, W(VA)

You can see Bingamon Creek
in the 1845 map of Virginia. Look in Harrison County.

Margaret Peggy Ayers
b. 1772
    Bingamon
    Creek,
    Harrison,VA
d. 1860
    Harrison, WV
16 Jun 1853
in Harrison Co, VA
John
1816 –
 
Leah
1818 –
 
Nancy
1820 –
 
Elizabeth Jane
1822 –
 
Rachel
1822 –

Benjamin C. M 1772-
1777*

* Some refs
claim 1777
but then he would have
been very
young when married.

Others claim
1772 which
would make
him the second child.

in Bingamon Creek, Harrison Co. VA 1809 Harrison Co. W(VA) Mary Finley
b. 1773
d. Bef Oct 1818

Father: Archibald Finley

Mother:
Sarah Barnhill
1 Mar
1791
in Harrison Co. VA
Robert
b.9  Dec 1791
d.  1868

 
Ann
1792 –
 
Edward
1792 – 1816
 
Kettery
1794 –
 
Joseph
1795 –

 
William
1797 – 1875
 
Leah
1802 –
 
John Righter
1804 –

Leah
 


 

F 17 Oct 1773
Harrison Co, VA 12 Nov 1862

Marietta,
Washington, OH
Moses Hall

b. 12 Jan 1770
in
Marietta, Washington, OH


d. 1870
    in Marion,
   Smyth, VA



Parents:

John Hall
  b. 23 May 1745
   d.27 Apr 1807

Phoebe Ogden
b. 1746

d. 1842

2 Feb 1790
Harrison Co, VA
Mary
b. Dec 1790
d. 1869
m. Edward Cunningham
(see below)

 
Phoebe Ellen
1795 – 1904
 
Anne Sonnie Cunningham
1800 –
 
John Nelson
1801 – 1841
 
Frances
1803 –
 
Rachel
1805 –
 
Elizabeth
1808 – 1838
 
William
1812 – 1896





Rachel Elizabeth
 

F 1776

in Bingamon Creek, Harrison Co. VA

18 Jul 1860 Harrison Co. W(VA) Richard Moore

b. 1782
in
Westonport, Allegany, MD


d. 30 Apr 1864
    in
Harrison,
    WV



Parents:

John Hall
  b. 23 May 1745
   d.27 Apr 1807

Phoebe Ogden
b. 1746

d. 1842
26 Aug 1802
Harrison Co. W(VA)
Lewis
 
Elias
1803 – 1875
 
Ruhamah
1803 – 1884
 
Jeptha
1805 – 1838
 
Daniel
1808 – 1884
 
Amelia Ann
1810 – 1888
 
Wilson
1817 – 1899
 
Richard
1818 – 1894
 
Uriah
1819 – 1880

William
 

M 21 Mar 1778



or
1 Feb 1779
in Bingamon Creek, Harrison Co. VA

or Peoria, Fairfax, VA
22 Oct 1862 Tetrick Ridge, Harrison, WV Senneth/
Aseneth Sena Moore
b. 1 Feb 1777
in
Bolton, Worcester, MA


d. 16 Jan 1863
    in
Marion, Smyth, VA


Parents:

Richard Moore
  b. 1754
  d.1815

Margaret E Preston
b. 1760

d. 1850


17 May 1801

Harrison Co. VA
Daniel
1802 – 1885
 
John
1803 – 1851
 
Nelson Edward
1804 – 1873
 
Nancy
1806 – 1890
 
Sarah
1807 – 1885
 
Elizabeth
1808 – 1881
 
Elijah
1808 –
 
Mary Ann
1809 – 1896
 
Margaret
1811 – 1903
 
Enoch
1814 – 1854
 
Richard
1815 – 1851
 
Mariah
1817 – 1873
 
Phoebe
1819 – 1894

Mary
 

F 16 Aug 1782 in Bingamon Creek, Harrison Co. VA 1882 in Bingamon Creek, Harrison Co. VA ? Moore

?

?

Phillip Leach

? ?
Elizabeth
 







F 2 Jan 1784 Harrison Co. VA 2 Jan 1868 Fairfield, Jefferson, IA William Robinson

b. 1782
d. 1877

Parents:

Roger Robinson
  b. 1742
  d. 17 May
      1795

Rebecca ?
b. 1748

d. 1829
15 Mar 1818

Harrison Co. VA
John
 
Edith
1806 – 1884
 
Tabitha
1811 – 1883
 
Nancy
1818 –
 
Rachel
1819 –

Adam
 

M 29 Nov 1787

Harrison Co. VA 2 May 1827 Harrison Co. VA Margaret Finley
b. ?
d. 1810

21 Jan 1809
Harrison Co. VA
Mary
1810 – 1905

Millie Amelia Lyons
b. 7 May 1788
d. 1867 IL

2 May 1810
Harrison Co. VA
Sarah
1811 – 1904
 
John
1813 – 1892
 
Andrew
1816 – 1868
 
Susanna
1819 – 1910
 
Granville
1822 – 1849
 
Addison
1824 – 1919
 
William Harrison
1828 – 1880

Thomas
 

M 1788 Harrison Co. VA 1851 Harrison Co. VA Nancy Nay
b. 19 Dec 1788
    Fauquier, VA

d. 19 May 1874
    Harrison, WV

Parents:

John Jacob Nay
  b. ?
  d. ?

Sarah Brown
b. 1760

d. ?
21 Aug 1817
Harrison Co. VA
Benjamin
b. 1818
d. 12 Jul 1908
Farmington, Marion, WV
m. Nancy Thompson

 
Ann Joan
1830 –
 
Margaret R
1836 – 1924
 
Jacob
b. 17 Aug 1839 VA
d. 5 Mar 1919
m. Margaret Melissa
     Brown

Keturah
aka
Kittery
Catura

 

F 1792 Harrison Co. VA 1869 Gilmer, VA John Hill
b. 8 Feb 1790
    Harrison, VA

d. 17 Mar 1885
    Sinking Creek,
    Gilmer, WV
    (FindAGrave)

Parents:

James Hill
  b. 1753
  d. 1824

Mary Catherine ?
b. 1765

d. 1850

25 Apr 1816
Bingamon Creek, Harrison, VA
Celia
b. Abt 1817
d. Abt 1880
    Ritchie, WV
m. William Holbert

Daniel B
b. Abt 1819
d. Aft 1850

 
Enoch R
b. 3 Jan 1821
d. 6 Sep 1896
    Ritchie, WV
m. Margaret J Cooper
 
Anna
b. 24 Dec 1824
d. 18 Mar 1898
m. John Solomon Holbert
 
Mary
b. Abt 1832
d.
Abt 1880
    Gilmer, WV
m. Hannibal T Wilson


Enoch M
 

M 23 Nov 1794 Bingamon Creek, Harrison, VA

You can see Bingamon
Creek in the 1845 map
of Virginia. Look in Harrison County.

5 Feb 1869 Randolph, Charlotte, VA Jane Stuart
b. 21 Jul 1797
    Lancaster, PA

d. 18 Nov 1858
    Smithville,  
    Ritchie, WV

Parents:

William Stuart
  b. 1753
  d. 13 Mar 1809

Martha Boyd
b. 1757

d. 1834
9 Nov 1820

Bingamon Creek, Harrison, VA
Harrison B
1821 – 1866
 
Martha Highly
1822 – 1851
 
Sarah Salina
1823 – 1883
 
Edna Martin
1825 – 1858
 
Mariah Louisa
1829 –
 
Amy Maxwell
1831 – 1859
 
Perry Jerome
1837 – 1923

Nancy
 

F 1797 ? ? ? ? ? ?
Ann
F 1800 ? 1885 Calhoun, WV Edward Conner
  b. ?
  d. ?

21 Jan 1804
Harrison, VA
?

Martin May
  b. ?
  d. ?

1819 ?






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Issue: Sex Born Birthplace Died Deathplace Married Date Children
Children of Benjamin C. Cunningham
(b. 1772-7 * in Bingamon Creek, Harrison Co., W(VA)
d. 1809
in Harrison Co., W(VA))
* Some refs claim 1777 but then he would have been very young when married.
Others claim 1772 which would make him the second child.

and  Mary Finley
 (
b. 1773  in in Bingamon Creek, Harrison Co., W(VA)    d. Bef Oct 1818 in VA)

married 1 Mar 1791 in Harrison Co., VA.

Robert
 

M 9 Dec 1791
Harrison, VA 13 Dec 1868 Harrison, WV
Sarah Jane Robey
b. 20 Jul 1798
   in Port Tobacco,
   Charles, MD
d. 1 Jul 1884
   Harrison, WV

19 Jun 1815
Harrison, VA
John J
1814 – 1893
 
James Allison
1816 – 1892
 
Benjamin Franklin
b. 27 Feb 1818
d. 28 Oct 1897
    Washington, OH
    
FIndAGrave)

m. Sabra Harvey
     b. 27 Feb 1818
     d. 28 Oct 1897
         Washington, OH
         (FIndAGrave)
 
William Harrison
1820 – 1914
 
Mary Margaret
1821 – 1861
 
Jeremiah Robey
1824 – 1902
 
Sarena Ann
1826 – 1861
 
Robert Randall
1827 – 1911
 
Ruhana Henrietta
1830 – 1860
 
Milly Ann
1832 – 1914
 
Minerva Jane
1834 – 1919
 
Francis Marion
1836 – 1924
 
Justus Nelson
1838 – 1918
 
Frederick Washington
1843 – 1925

Ann
 

F 1792 Harrison, VA ? ?
? ? ?
Edward
 

M 1792 Harrison, VA 20 Nov 1816
Harrison, VA
Mary Hall
b. Dec 1790
d. 1869
dau of Moses Hall
and
Leah Cunningham

(dau of Edward Cunningham
and Sarah Price)

20 Nov 1816
Harrison, VA
Eveline
b. 1822
d. 6 Apr 1908
m. Uriah Moore

 
Cerenia Sidney
b. 1832
d. Bef 1880?
m.
Lemuel D Haggerty
(he was with younger
wife Lena J in 1880)

Kettery
 

F 1794 Harrison, VA ? ? ? ? ?
Joseph

M 1795-98 Harrison, VA
Aft 7 Aug 1860

On 7 Aug 1860,
at age 65,
Joseph and Jane
Cunningham
were living
in Fairfield Twnshp,
Washington Co,
OH next
door to

Archibald
and Hannah
Cunningham

and Benj F
and Rebecca
Cunningham

and Isaac and Sarah Hill


A Sarah Quinn (30)
and
Elizabeth Quinn (7)
were living
with them also.

Spruce Creek,
Ritchie, WV

info about Spruce Creek
Jane Malone
b. 1795-99
d.
Aft 7 Aug 1860

18 Feb 1819 Tabitha L.
1820 – 1888
 
Sarah
1824 –
 
Archibald Findley
1825 –
 
Benjamin F
b. Abt 1825
d. Aft 1880
m. Rebecca C. ?

 
Priscilla
1831 –
 
Elizabeth
1834 –

Armeda Ann

1836 – 1916
 
Robert W
1840 –

William
 

M 1797 Harrison, VA 10 Mar 1875 Harrison, WV
Mary ?
20 Nov 1816
?
Leah
 

F 1802 Harrison, VA ?
? ?
b.
d.

?
?
John Righter
M 1805 Harrison, VA ?
? ?
b.
d.


? ?



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Children of Joseph Cunningham
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Issue: Sex Born Birthplace Died Deathplace Married Date Children
Children of Joseph Cunningham 
(b. 1795-99 in VA  d. Aft 7 Aug 1860 in W(VA)) 

and Jane Malone
(b. 1795-99 in VA   d. Aft 7 Aug 1860 in Spruce Creek, Ritchie Co, W(VA))

married 18 Feb 1819 in Harrison Co., VA.

On 16 Sep 1850 Joseph (52) and Jane Cunningham (51) were living in Wesley Twnshp,Washington Co, OH with the following children:
Benjamin
(25),, Archibald (23), Priscilla (19), Elizabeth (16), Armeda A (14) and Robert W (10).  All were born in VA.

On 7 Aug 1860, at age 65, Joseph and Jane Cunningham were living in Fairfield Twnshp,Washington Co, OH
Living with them was son Robert (20) and
(widowed) daughter Sarah Quinn (30)  and Elizabeth Quinn (7).
They lived next door to some of their other children:
1. Archibald and Hannah Cunningham
2. Benj F and Rebecca Cunningham
and Isaac and Sarah Hill


In 1870 in Fairfield Twnshp,Washington Co, OH, Sarah Cunningham (Quinn) was married to Jonathan Miller.
Their daughter Elizabeth lived with them.   Also Robert Cunningham (30) lived with them.


Tabitha L.
F Abt 1820 VA
Abt 1888 Ritchie,
WV

Israel Davidson
b. May 1818 VA
d. 15 Mar 1919
    Ritchie, WV

son of:
Alexander Davidson

Katherine Kline
1842
Silas
b. 21 Jul 1843
d. ?

Benjamin
b. 22 Jun 1845
d. ?

James
b. 1845
d. ?

 
Albert
b. 17 Mar 1848
d. 1930

 
Sarah C
b. Jul 1850
d. 1927

Benjamin F M Abt 1825

age 25 in 1850

age 40 in 1860

age 50 in 1870

age 54 in 1880

VA

Living (age 25) with
parents in 1850
in Wesley Township,
Washington Co, OH

Living with Rebecca
near parents in 1860
in Fairfield Township,
Washington Co, OH
Also present were
first three daughters

Living with
Rebecca
in Rome, Athens, Ohio
in 1870 with postoffice:
Coolville.
Also present
were first five children.

Living with Rebecca
in Rome, Athens, Ohio
in 1880 with postoffice:
Coolville.
Also present
were last four children.
A J. B. Quin (34) lived
with them too.

Aft 1880 OH? Rebecca C
b. Abt 1826 OH
d. Aft 1880

Bef 1853 Tabitha J
b. 1853 OH
d. ?

 

Sarah E
1855 –
 
Frances Fanny Ruhanna
1857 –
 
William H.
1861 –
 
Addie
1864 –
 
Chas. F.
1872 –

Archibald Findley
M Abt 1827


age 25 in 1850

age 43 in 1870

VA

Living with parents
in 1850
in Wesley Township,
Washington Co, OH

Living with Hannah
near parents in 1860
in Fairfield Township,
Washington Co, OH

Living with Hannah
in Rome, Athens, Ohio
in 1870 with postoffice:
Coolville

Aft 1870 ? Hannah E
b. Abt 1838 OH
d. Aft 1870


Bef 1860
none as of 1870
Sarah
F 1830 VA

I have found references
to a husband with the
last name of Quinn for
Sarah, Priscilla and
Elizabeth.  Were one or
more of them the same
person?

Aft 1880
? ? Quinn
b. ?
d. Bef 1860

? Elizabeth
b. 1853
d. Aft 1870
Living with Jonathan in 1880 in Fairfield, Washington, OH
Jonahthan
Miller
b. 1814
d. Aft 1880


? ?
Priscilla

F 1831 VA

I have found references
to a husband with the
last name of Quinn for
Sarah, Priscilla and
Elizabeth.  Were one or
more of them the same
person?

? ? ? Kenny
? ?
Elizabeth J
F 1834 VA

I have found references
to a husband
with the last name of
Quinn for Sarah,
Priscilla and Elizabeth. 
Were one or more of
them the same person?

? ? ? ? ?
Armeda Ann
 

F 3 Apr 1836 Harrison Co, VA which is
now Ritchie Co,
WV

Ritchie County was
created by an act of the
Virginia General
Assembly on
February 18, 1843
from parts of Harrison, Lewis and
Wood counties

14 Apr 1916 Browning,
Linn Co., MO
(FIndAGrave)
John Washington Harvey

b. 24 May 1834
d. 25 Nov 1911
(FIndAGrave)
11 Nov  
1856
in Washington
Co., OH
Gabriel
Flora E.
Alwilda V.
Joseph B
William
  Claybourne

George B.
Mary B.
Luella P.
John G
Elihu Palmer
Mollie

Robert W.
M 1840
VA
On 16 Sep 1850 in
Wesley
Twnshp,
Washington Co, OH
Robert lived with his
parents.

On 7 Aug 1860, at
age 20, Robert
Cunningham was
living in Fairfield
Twnshp,Washington
Co, OH with
his parents, including
Sarah Quinn and
daughter Elizabeth.

In 1870
in Fairfield
Twnshp,Washington
Co, OH,
Sarah Quinn)
was married to
Jonathan Miller. Her
daughter Elizabeth lived
with them. Also Robert
Cunningham (30) lived
with them.
Aft 1870
?

A 40 yr old
paralyzed
Robert Cunningham
was living in a
Hardin Co, OH
infirmary in 1880,
but there is no
evidence that this
Robert was our Robert.

? ? ?
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a
Armeda Ann Cunningham Harvey
(daughter of Joseph Cunningham
and Jane Malone)

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Children of Armeda Ann Cuningham Harvey
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Issue:SexBornBirthplaceDiedDeathplaceMarriedDateChildren

Children of
Armeda (a.k.a., Amanda, Armede, Almeda, Amelia, Amenda?) Ann Cunningham (FindAGrave)
(b. 3 Apr 1836  in Harrison, VA (now Ritchie Co., WV)   d. 13 Apr 1916 in Linn Co., MO)
and
John Washington Harvey (FindAGrave)
(b. 24 May 1834
in Shinnston, Harrison Co. W(VA)     d. 25 Nov 1911 in Linn Co., MO)

married 11 Nov 1856 in Washington Co., OH

Gabriel F.
MMar 1859

Living with parents as only child in 1860 in Dunham, Washington Co., OH on 30 Jul 1860.

OH 24 Apr 1870
(FindAGrave)

Age 11 yrs 4 mo

listing1

listing2 (1996)


Linn Co, MO

burial:
Wesley Chapel
Linn County
Missouri, USA

(photo)

? ? ?
Flora E.

FAbt 1862

Living with parents with siblings Joseph and William in Benton twnshp, Linn Co, MO
on 10 Aug 1870.

OH
Aft 1930
before brother
William C  in 1946


A Flora Brooks lived in Sedgwick Co, KS in 1910 with her son Elmer and his family.  She was 49 and was widowed.
This is based on the 1910 census.


Flora was living with her daughter Lena and her husband Milton D. Lear in 1920 and 1930 in
Kansas City, MO
.
She was 58 and 68.

She is listed as Flora Brooks surviving daughter in obit of both of her parents.

dad:
(FIndAGrave)
mom: (FIndAGrave)



?

(FindAGrave)
Marion H. Brooks
b. ? Feb 1859 in OH
d. Bet 1900 & 1910
(FindAGrave)

His son Elmer's death certificate lists his father as Marion.

1860, 1870, 1880
living in
Monroe, Pickaway, OH

1895 living in Empire KS

1900 living in
Empire KS

Maybe...
parents were
Absolem Brooks
Mary Jane ?

Bef 1882Harry
b. 1882

Elmer Marion
b. 9 Sep 1885
d. 26 July 1956
Kansas City,
Wyanadotte Co, KS
(death cert)
(FindAGrave)
 m. Anna Woolman

Living in Wichita,
Sedgwick, KS in 1910


Albert F
b. 2 Aug 1887
   Purdin, MO
d. 25 Nov 1915 KS

(FindAGrave)

Albert, son of
Mrs. Flora Brooks
of Browning, born
near Purdin, died
of heart failure.
Worked as
pharmacist in
Wichita, Kansas.
Body brought
to Browning.
Services in
home of
grandmother,
Mrs J.W. Harvey.


May
b. 1887
d. ?


Irving Jay
b. 1889


Lena Leota
b. 1893 in KS
d. Aft 1958

m. Milton Donavan Lear
      b. 9 Dec 1892
      d. 2 Mar 1962

       children
       -  Tex Laverna
           b 24 Sep 1918
           d. Sep 1968

       - Eugene "Gene"
          b. 2 Jan 1921
              Kansas City,
              MO
          d. 14 Oct 1995
              Kansas City,
              MO


       -  Robert L
           b. 5 Mar 1930
           d. 26 May 1992
           m. Pearl ?

Alwilda V.

?? not living
with parents in 1870 census

F7 Nov 1863 MO 8 Sep 1886
(FindAGrave)

listing1

listing2 (1996)

Linn Co, MO

burial:
Wesley Chapel
Linn County
Missouri, USA

(photo)

- - -
Joseph B.

(listed as Joe B in 1920)


living in Quincy IL at time of death of mother
M4 Feb 1866
(from 1900 census)

Living with parents with siblings Flora and William in Benton twnshp, Linn Co, MO on 10 Aug 1870.
Linn Co., MO4 Apr 1932

Death Certificate

(FindAGrave)

Name: Joseph B. Harvey
Birth Date: 1866
Death Date: 1932
Cemetery: Jenkins
Description: Located southeast of Browning, Mo., on the northeast quarter of section twenty, township sixty, range twenty.

Cemetery Records of Macon County, Missouri Volume VI

available through
ancestry.com

Browning,
Linn Co, MO

living in Benton
Twnshp, Linn Co, MO in 1900 and 1910, & 1920

Buried in Jenkins
Cemetery

Dorcas Rachel Gooch
b. 24 Sep 1868
(from 1900 census)
d. 4 Apr 1952
(death certificate)

(FindAGrave)

In
1910 census
Dorcas is listed as having 3 children with 2 still alive.

listed as Dordis R.
in 1920 census in ancestry.com

(See photo)

also...

Name: Dorcas R. Harvey
Birth Date: 1868
Death Date: 1952
Cemetery: Jenkins
Description: Located southeast of Browning, Mo., on the northeast quarter of section twenty, township sixty, range twenty.

Cemetery Records of Macon County, Missouri Volume VI

available through
ancestry.com

Her father was James W Gooch and her mother was Rebecca Robinson

20 Jan 1887
Linn Co, MO
Charles Earl
b.
d.

Lela Florence
b. 19 Dec 1890 MO
d. 27 Sep 1979
   Kern, CA
  
(FindAGrave)
   Buried in Jenkins
   Cemetery
m. James Nathanial Neet
   b. 1 Feb 1886
   d. 16 Aug 1966 MO
    (FindAGrave)


Beverly Jay (son)
b. Dec 1895
d. Aft 1952
  because
He was the informant
on his mother's
death certificate


listed as Jay B
1910 & 1920 census)

William
Clabourne


Living in
Linneus at
time of death
of mother.

M13 May
1868

Living with parents
with siblings Flora and
Joseph in Benton twnshp,
Linn Co, MO
on 10 Aug 1870.

Browning,
Linn Co, MO
15 Apr
1946
Meadville,
Cemetery ,
Meadville,
MO
(FindAGrave)
Minnie
Rogers
Knifong *
19 Feb 1891

divorced by
1930
Nevis Flora

Mary Doris *



* The author
Donald DeWitt
is a descendant.

George W.
M
20 Aug 1870
MO
17 Sep 1870


died after 27 days

listing1

listing2 (1996)


Linn Co, MO

burial:
Wesley Chapel Cem.,
Linn Co.,
MO
(FindAGrave)

(photo)
---
Mary B.
Is she aka
'Mollie'

F
Abt 1872
(from 1880 census)

Living with parents
with siblings Flora, Joseph, William, Louella, John, and Elihu in
Benton twnshp,
Linn Co, MO
on 4 Jun 1880.


Linn Co, MO?
before father in 1911?

brother
Will. C. Harvey
in 1946


?? Alexander
??
Luella P.

Living with
parents in
1900

(aka Lou
or Louella)

F? Apr 1875
(from 1900 census)

Living with parents
with siblings Flora,
Joseph, William,
Mary B, John, and
Elihu in
Benton twnshp,
Linn Co, MO
on 4 Jun 1880.

Linn Co, MOafter
brother
Will. C. Harvey
in 1946


I have a photo
of Luella
but I can not
find her in
the census
records
after 1900.

?

(FindAGrave)
Frank Knoll?
b.
d.

Independence,
MO from OBIT

I can not find him
in the census records.

?


?
Luella was listed as
Louella Schooler
at time of death of father in 1911
and living in Oklahoma City, OK

and

Lou Schooler
at time of mother's death
in 1916
and living in
Kansas City, KS


? Schooler
b.
d.



Bef 1911
?
John G.
Living
with parents
in 1900

JGHarvey

M14 Dec 1876

from tombstone
(FindAGrave)

Living with parents
with siblings Flora,
Joseph, William,
Mary B, Louella,
and Elihu
in Benton twnshp,
Linn Co, MO
on 4 Jun 1880.

Browning,
Linn Co,
MO
25 May 1936

Name: John G. Harvey
Birth Date: 14 Dec 1876
Death Date: 25 May 1936
Cemetery: Jenkins
Description: Located
southeast of Browning,
Mo., on the northeast
quarter of section twenty,
township sixty,
range twenty.

(FindAGrave)
Kansas City,
Jackson, MO

(death certificate)

He was living in
Linneus, Linn Co,
MO before he was
hospialized.
Mattie S.?

1910 census
states that Edna
was his second wife.

Is this John's first wife:
Name: Mattie S. Harvey
Death Date: 16 Dec 1904
Age: 25 yrs., 14 da.
wife of J. G.
Cemetery: Hooker
Description: Northeast
quarter of section 16,
township 60, range 21,
Jackson Township;
southwest of Browning,
Mo.
Cemetery Records of
Macon County,
Missouri Volume VI


Bef 1905
?

Edna Lola Cotter
b. 10 Apr 1882 Linn, MO
d. 23 May 1969
Brookfield, Linn, MO

Living in Locust Creek Township, Linn Co, MO in 1920

Edna L Harvey
is buried in the Jenkins Cemetery, along with
Elihu.

(FindAGrave)


1905none as
of 1920

Elihu Palmer [#2***]
Living with parents in 1900

Middle name from draft registration card (
1917) and death certificate in

Living in Kansas City, MO in 1920
and 1930

M30 Jul 1878
(from 1900 census)

EPHarvey
aka "Pete"

Living with parents
with siblings Flora,
Joseph, William,
Mary B, Louella,
and John
in Benton twnshp,
Linn Co, MO
on 4 Jun 1880.

Linn Co, MO9 Jan 1951

from Death Cert.

A WW1 draft registration
card listed his birth day and that he and Blanche
lived in Kansas City where he was employed as an optometrist.

He was of medium height and build and had blue eyes and brown hair.

He was the witness on his mothers death certificate.

Salem, Dent Co, MO

buried in Browning Cem, Linn Co, MO

The problem is is that there is no Browning cemetery.  Jenkins is the closest.

(FindAGrave)

Ora Blanche Beeman
b. 1885
d.Aft 1951
(Living at time of
death of Elihu.)


2 Jul 1912
Jackson Co, MO
none



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Issue: Sex Born Birthplace Died Deathplace Married Date Children
Children of William Clabourne* Harvey 
(b. 13 May 1868 in MO  d. 15 Apr 1946 in MO)
* On death certificate his middle name is spelled Clabourne.
and Minnie Rogers Knifong
(b. 14 Feb 1873 in MO   d. 22 Jul 1938 in MO)

married 19 Feb 1891 MO  but divorced by 1930

Nevis Flora
F 21 Feb 
1892
Browning, MO 17 Dec 1968 Chillicothe, MO
buried on
20 December 1968
in Memorial Park Cemetery
in St Louis, MO
(FindAGrave)

Henry Clark Burnham 25 Nov 1915
in Muskogee,
OK

Doris Virginia
Mary Doris* F 19 Oct 1895  Browning, MO? 5 Jan 
1978
Meadville
buried in Meadville Cemetery,
Meadville,
Linn Co. MO
(FindAGrave)
Joel Swanger DeWitt, Sr.
b. 8 Apr 1893
d. 2 Apr 1987
29 Aug
1913
PRIVATE



* Donald DeWitt
is a descendant.




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Virginia and West Virginia Maps  Return to Top

Virgnia and West Virginia county maps over time
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1795 Virginia map
http://www.familyhistory101.com/maps/atlas/1795virginia.html
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1814 Virginia map
http://www.familyhistory101.com/maps/atlas/1814virginia.html
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1845 Virginia map
http://www.familyhistory101.com/maps/atlas/1845virginia.html


2.
Adam Cunningham Reference  Return to Top
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Adam and 500 more Cunninghams of the Valley of Virginia, c. 1734-c. 1800 By Betty Cunningham Newman


3.
Histories of West Virginia  Return to Top
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History of West Virginia By Virgil Anson Lewis
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History of Harrison County, West Virginia: from the early days of ... By Henry Haymond
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History and government of West Virginia By Virgil Anson Lewis
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Wikipedia county websites
+ West Virginia

= WV counties
- Formation of Counties of West Virginia
- Historical Topographic Maps of West Virginia
- Eagle District, Harrison Co, WV  1886 land ownership: Harberts, Cunninghams are present along Bingamon Creek.
- An early map of Western Virginia, 1826

4.
Histories of Virginia  Return to Top
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Loyal West Virginia from 1861 to 1865: With an introductory chapter on the ... By Theodore F. Lang
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History of the early settlement and Indian wars of Western Virginia ... By Wills De Hass
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Annals of Augusta county, Virginia, from 1726 to 1871
- Map of District of West Augusta VA 1776 and counties later formed from it
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Shenandoah valley pioneers and their descendants: A history of Frederick ... By Thomas Kemp Cartmell
-
Wikipedia county websites
+
Virginia

= VA counties
- Historical Topographic Maps of Virginia

5.
Histories of the Ohio River area  Return to Top
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Chronicles of border warfare, or, A history of the settlement by the whites ... By Alexander Scott Withers, William Powers, William Hacker, Reuben Gold Thwait


6.
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7. Thomas and Phoebe Tucker Cunningham tragedy with the Wyandotte or Shawnee indians
a. Ordeal of Phoebe Tucker Cunningham by Jack Berthy
b. Thomas Cunningham

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